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By Marc Tyler Nobleman | Comments: ( 886 ) | Date: ( Nov 21, 2019 )

Sweatshops in the early 1900s were notorious for overworking their employees in poor conditions Since many of the workers were immigrants in desperate need of a job, employers forced the workers to labor through hours of overtime without any compensation One such sweatshop, The Triangle Waist Company, disregarded the building s safety codes, which led to a major fire inSweatshops in the early 1900s were notorious for overworking their employees in poor conditions Since many of the workers were immigrants in desperate need of a job, employers forced the workers to labor through hours of overtime without any compensation One such sweatshop, The Triangle Waist Company, disregarded the building s safety codes, which led to a major fire in 1911 The company, which occupied the top three floors of the 10 story Asch Building, burned quickly, with large amounts of fabric and wood feeding the fire With the exits blocked, hundreds of workers frantically scrambled to save themselves any way they could The disaster would prove to be a driving force behind workers rights.


  • Title: The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
  • Author: Marc Tyler Nobleman
  • ISBN: 9780756535100
  • Page: 485
  • Format: Hardcover

About Author:

Marc Tyler Nobleman

Marc Tyler Nobleman is the author of Bill the Boy Wonder The Secret Co Creator of Batman which inspired the Hulu documentary Batman Bill and a TED talk , Boys of Steel The Creators of Superman, The Chupacabra Ate the Candelabra, and Brave Like My Brother Upcoming titles include Thirty Minutes Over Oregon and Fairy Spell He has been invited to speak at schools, conferences, libraries, and various other venues from Tanzania to Thailand On his blog noblemania, he reveals the behind the scenes stories of his books, humorous diversions such as the kidlit authors read bad reviews video series, and other adventures in publishing.



Comments The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

  • Sarah Kester

    I wrote about the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire for my history class and read this book for research. The incident played a pivotal role in American industry, by drawing attention to the plight of the average worker and the most interesting part of reading about it was the way bystanders and rescuers described what happened to all the young girls and women who were killed in the fire.The way they described the girls jumping from the windows in order to not be burned alive until the bodies were piled [...]


  • Debbie Hoffman

    good background info - juvenile edition


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